Presentations

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Task Force Presentations | Working Committee Presentations | Other Presentations

Task Force Meeting Presentations

March 29, 2017

Grand Boulevard Initiative 2017 Work Plan
VTA Next Network
Santa Clara County Affordable and Supportive Housing Strategy
Innovative Housing Strategies in Mountain View

December 14, 2016

GBI Awards Ceremony
Activity Along the corridor story map: Phase II
GBI Housing Toolkit: Programs and Policies Update
Home For All: San Mateo County
San Mateo Rail Corridor TMA

September 28, 2016

2016 Grand Boulevard Initiative Awards
Missing Middle Housing: Responding to the Demand for Walkable Living

June 29, 2016

Update on Plan Bay Area 2040: Draft Growth Scenarios
Presentation of Grand Boulevard Initiative Activity Along the Corridor Story Map
Grand Boulevard Initiative Housing Toolkit: Presentation of Existing Conditions
Presentation of San Jose Development Pipeline: The Alameda (East) Urban Village and Diridon Station Area

March 30, 2016

Value Capture Overview
Caltrans: Grand Boulevard Initiative Stakeholder Outreach Plan
Caltrans: Enhanced Design Flexibility
Public/Private People Movers: Getting Cars Off the Boulevard

December 2, 2015

Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition and California Walks Vision Zero Toolkit
Menlo Park El Camino Real Corridor Study
MTC/ABAG Economic Prosperity Grant Outline

September 30, 2015

El Camino Real Corridor Housing Information
Mountain View Affordable Housing Fees
State Route 82 Relinquishment Exploration Study

June 24, 2015

City of San Carlos: Development Activity Pipeline - Part 1 and Part 2
Housing in the Corridor: Presentation of City and County Housing Requirements, Allocations, and Incentives for Affordable Housing
21 Elements Multi-City Nexus Reports for Housing Impact and Commercial Linkage Fees

March 25, 2015

Look Ahead: Presentation of Grand Boulevard Initiative Priority Focus Areas
Final Grand Boulevard Initiative Message Platform
City of Mountain View El Camino Real Precise Plan: Presentation of Activities Along the Corridor
Town of Colma Land Use and Urban Design Strategy: Presentation of Activities Along the Corridor

November 19, 2014

NACTO: The Urban Street Design Guide
SamTrans: El Camino Real Bus Rapid Transit Phasing Study

September 24, 2014

Synthicity
Empowering Civic Discourse Workshops Overview

June 25, 2014

Housing and the Grand Boulevard Initiative
Empowering Civic Discourse Update

March 26, 2014

TIGER II Complete Streets Project- Final Report
Bikes on El Camino Real (Lauren Ledbetter, VTA)
San Mateo County Comprehensive Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan and Bicycle Lanes on El Camino Real (Tom Madalena, C/CAG)

December 4, 2013

TIGER II Economic and Housing Opportunities Assessment, Phase II - Final Report
The Alameda - A Plan for The Beautiful Way

September 25, 2013

American Institute of Architects, Santa Clara Valley Chapter - Designing to a Context
TIGER II Complete Streets Project
2013 Grand Boulevard Initiative Awards
Grand Boulevard Initiative Communications and Outreach - Moving Forward

June 26, 2013

Grand Boulevard Communications Plan and Campaign
TIGER II Infrastructure Needs Assessment and Financing Strategy

March 27, 2013

TIGERII Infrastructure Needs Assessment and Financing Strategy: Corridor Infrastructure Costs and Financing Mechanisms

December 5, 2012

City of San Carlos Presentation
Caltrans Highway Design Manual Working Group (John Ristow, VTA)
City of San Jose - Briefing Summary Handout on State Relinquishment

September 19, 2012

New Community Activity Area of the GBI Website
Regional Employment Distribution Patterns, the SCS, and GBI
Menlo Park El Camino Real/Downtown Specific Plan Update

June 27, 2012

TIGER II Infrastructure Needs Assessment and Financing Strategy: Existing Conditions and Financing Mechanisms

March 28, 2012

The GAME Plan for the Grand Boulevard Initiative - LightBox Collaborative Presentation on Messaging and Communication Planning

November 30, 2011

Grand Boulevard Initiative Existing Conditions Report 2011
El Camino Real Bus Rapid Transit Project Video - VTA's Valley Rapid, A New Way to Travel on El Camino Real
Messaging: Making Meaning for What Matters (Holly Minch Presentation)

September 21, 2011

Caltrans Presentation Handout - Encroachment Permit Flow Charts
Caltrans Presentation Handout - Why Fact Sheets Fail
Caltrans Presentation Handout - Approval Process for Mandatory Design Exceptions

June 22, 2011

City of Santa Clara “General Plan Update”
Proposed Changes to the Caltrans Highway Design Manual – Complete Streets
Update on Bus Rapid Transit Design in Santa Clara County

December 15, 2010

ECHO Draft Final Report Presentation
Multimodal Access Strategy and Context Sensitive Design Guidelines

September 15, 2010

ECHO Study Preliminary Findings - Strategic Economics

Video of ECHO Presentation - Part 1


Video of ECHO Presentation - Part 2


High Cost of Free Parking - Donald Shoup
SF Park Video (link)

June 16, 2010

Draft Multimodal Transportation Corridor Plan
Draft Stakeholder Work Program
“The Alameda: A Plan for the Beautiful Way”

March 17, 2010

Multi-Modal Corridor Plan – 2035 Travel Demand Forecasting Results

December 16, 2009

Multi-Modal Access And Design

March 18, 2009

Bottomley and Associates,  Multimodal Access and Design on the El Camino Real Corridor

December 17, 2008

San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission

August 22, 2006

City of San Mateo, El Camino Real Master PlanBus Rapid Transit & VTA's Line 522Existing Conditions Report Presentation

Working Committee Presentations

May 22, 2017

Caltrans District 4 Bicycle Plan & State Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan

April 24, 2017

South San Francisco TCSP Design Project Overview
Planning and Public Engagement Contract - Survey Summary
GBI Housing Toolkit: Programs and Policies

February 27, 2017

San Bruno Walk'n Bike Plan

January 23, 2017

Santa Clara County Affordable and Supportive Housing Strategy
VTA Draft Transit Service Plan

December 12, 2016

Activity Along the corridor story map: Phase II

October 24, 2016

Affordable Housing and Sustainable Communities (AHSC) Program
MTC Lifelines Transportation Program
C/CAG OBAG 2 Grant Program
Caltrans Planning Grant

August 22, 2016

Missing Middle Housing: Responding to the Demand for Walkable Living

July 25, 2016

San Mateo Rail Corridor Transportation Management Agency (TMA)
City of Sunnyvale Transportation Demand Management (TDM) Programs
Activity Along the Corridor Story Map

May 23, 2016

City of San Mateo Development Pipeline and Key Initiatives
Caltrans and GBI Partner and Community Outreach Plan, Phase II 

April 25, 2016

Creating Healthier Streets Report
The Alameda (East) Urban Village Plan
Activity Along the Corridor Story Map

March 14, 2016

Public/Private People Movers: Getting Cars Off the Boulevard
Affordable Housing and Sustainable Communities Program
Grand Boulevard Initiative Housing Toolkit - Draft Existing Conditions

December 14, 2015

Presentation of Caltrans Public Participation Engagement Contract: Draft Grand Boulevard Initiative Public Outreach Plan

August 24, 2015

Presentation of the State Route 82 Relinquishment Exploration Study
Task Force Housing Information Survey Presentation Template
Corridor Case Study Presentation: Mountain View Affordable Housing Fees

July 27, 2015

Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition Vision Zero - El Camino Real 

May 18, 2015

City of Redwood City: Presentation of Activities Along the Corridor, Review of Process for Updating the Activity Along the Corridor Website

April 27, 2015

ABAG Presentation on Plan Bay Area 2040
City of Menlo Park: Presentation of Activities Along the Corridor

March 23, 2015

City of Sunnyvale: Presentation of Activities Along the Corridor
City of San Carlos: Presentation of Activities Along the Corridor
Caltrans Grand Boulevard Initiative Partner and Community Outreach - Phase 1

January 26, 2015

Empowering Civic Discourse: Message Platform

December 27, 2014

SamTrans El Camino Real Bus Rapid Transit Phasing Study

October 27, 2014

Empowering Civic Discourse Update

January 27, 2014

TIGER II Complete Streets Final Report - Corridor Guidance 

October 28, 2013

Removing Barriers to Implementation - Economic and Housing Opportunities Assessment (ECHO) Phase II Final Report
National Park Service - Anza Trail

July 22, 2013

SamTrans El Camino Real BRT Phasing Plan

May 20, 2013

Sustainable Complete Streets Presentation
TIGER II Complete Streets Project: Case Study Design and Caltrans Design Exception Process Presentation

July 23, 2012

ECHO Phase II - Project Update and Case Study Presentation

April 23, 2012

MTC Presentation on Plan Bay Area and One Bay Area Grant Program

February 27, 2012

Presentation on Maintaining Web-Based Information

August 22, 2011

Presentation on U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Funding Process

June 27, 2011

Update on Bus Rapid Transit Design in Santa Clara County
Presentation of Proposed Changes to Caltrans Highway Design Manual - Complete Streets

February 28, 2011

SJSU/VTA Project - A Parking Utilization Survey of TOD Residential Properties
For more information about the study please visit: www.sjsu.edu/urbanplanning/communityplanning

August 23, 2010

CEQA Guidelines Update - BAAQMD

April 26, 2010

ECHO Study Progress Report

February 22, 2010

Multimodal Access Outreach Presentation

Other Presentations

Rail~Volution 2015 Conference

Grand Boulevard Initiative: Advocacy and Coalition Building - Successful Corridor Transformation Under a Big Tent  - October 28, 2015

SAMCEDA Housing, Land Use, and Transportation Committee

Housing Conditions in the El Camino Real Corridor - October 13, 2015

Association of Silicon Valley Brokers Board of Directors

Grand Boulevard Initiative: Creating People Friendly Places - October 13, 2015

City of San Mateo City Council Grand Boulevard Initiative Study Session

Grand Boulevard Initiative Progress Update - October 5, 2015

NAIOP - Commercial Real Estate Development Association - Silicon Valley Board of Directors

Grand Boulevard Initiative: Creating People Friendly Places - July 21, 2015

Redwood City Chamber of Commerce

Grand Boulevard Initiative: Creating People Friendly Places - May 14, 2015

Society for Marketing Professional Services

Grand Boulevard Initiative - March 19, 2015

Building Centerville: Elements of Successful Regional Collective Impact

Grand Boulevard Initiative March 16, 2015

Get Healthy San Mateo's Creating Healthy, Vibrant Communities Through Innovative Street Design

Grand Boulevard Initiative: Complete Streets Program - March 16, 2015

2015 TransForm Summit

Grand Boulevard Initiative: Success Stories for Healthy Communities Along El Camino Real - March 7, 2015

Sunnyvale Childhood Obesity Collaborative

Community Design: What's health got to do with it? - January 22, 2015

Joint Venture Silicon Valley Meeting of the Board of Directors

Grand Boulevard Initiative: Housing Opportunities - November 21, 2014

Empowering Civic Discourse - Task Force and Working Committee Workshop

Empowering Civic Discourse Workshop - September 16, 2014

California American Planning Association - 2013 Conference

Grand Boulevard Initiative: Lessons Learned in Corridor-Wide Planning - October 8, 2013

National Association of Environmental Planners Conference Presentation - Sustainable Complete Streets

Sustainable Complete Streets on a State Highway - April 2, 2013

Grand Boulevard Initiative Complete Streets Program

Complete Streets Program Presentation - October 12, 2012

Walk the Talk Forums

Menlo Park - All Presentations
Sunnyvale - Dena Belzer of Strategic Economics
Sunnyvale & Mountain View - Jon Haveman, Dan Peddycord, Dan Zack

Grand Boulevard Forum - June 20, 2009

Michael Freedman - Restructuring the Commercial Strip
Steve Heminger - A New Regional Vision

Click here to visit the 2009 Grand Boulevard Forum Event page.

Upcoming Events

Working Committee Meeting

July 24, 2017 | 10AM - 12PM
Belmont City Hall (EOC Room)

Task Force Meeting

June 28, 2017 | 10AM - 12PM
Santa Clara University (Santa Clara)